The price of local government in 2017: Wilcox Township
That's a decrease of 29.6 percent from 2016, when the township spent $117,416.
Wilcox Township has a population of 150.
Since 2001, the Wilcox Township budget has grown by 23.9 percent, from $66,668. The township population has fallen 8.5 percent over the same period, from 164.
Salaries accounted for 23 percent of township spending in 2017. Wilcox Township property taxpayers paid $18,977 for seven part-time employees, or an average of $2,711 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the township had 12 part-time employees and spent $23,849, or $1,987 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.